Men's Soccer stumbles at Eastern Nazarene

Sam Majewski

QUINCY, Mass. --- The Becker College men's soccer team lost 1-0 at Eastern Nazarene College on Friday evening at Creedon Field in Quincy.

Becker sophomore goalkeeper Sam Majewski (Warren, Mass. / Quaboag Regional Middle) recorded nine saves in goal for the Hawks.

The Lions climb to 3-7-1 on the season and 2-0-1 in the New England Collegiate Conference with the win. The Hawks fall to 2-9-0 overall and 1-3-0 in league competition with the result.

The home team snagged an early 1-0 edge with a strike in the ninth minute. Connor Hudson-Bryant (Weymouth, Mass.) drilled a direct free kick from just outside the box to bag his second goal of the season.

Eastern Nazarene owned a commanding 14-2 advantage in first half shots while earning eight corners and conceding two.

The Lions kept Becker off the scoreboard in the second stanza to lock up their second conference victory of the fall.

The hosts finished with 24 shots and 10 corner kicks earned on the evening. The visitors managed six shots in the contest and three corner kicks.

Rookie Florian Resch (St. Stefan, Austria) registered three saves to collect his second clean sheet of the season.

Becker is back on the field on Monday when they travel to Rivier University for a 7:00 p.m. game.